Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia
06 Aug -
13 Sep 2018
A 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck the north coast of Lombok Island, Indonesia on Sunday 05 August 2018 at 18.46 local time (12.46 BST). The earthquake was felt in Lombok, Bali and Sumbawa Islands and the eastern part of East Java. This a week after a 6.4 magnitude earthquake in the same area killed 17 people, resulting in 365 injuries, 14,706 people displaced and more than 14,000 houses damaged.
Team Rubicon supported the humanitarian effort by giving direct assistance through partners to the survivors of two devastating earthquakes, and supported the authorities and wider humanitarian sector by providing actionable information.